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Started:October 3rd, 2011 (10:26 AM) by Silvester17 Views / Replies:2,414 / 21
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Old October 3rd, 2011, 10:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Cool, I hadn't heard of it before.


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Old October 3rd, 2011, 11:14 AM   #3 (permalink)
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could be interesting

Thanks Silvester, somebody will chastise me for it, but that's typical fluff - too glib, too slick and just plain predictable. But then Joe Blow on the street will think it's brilliant, and its probably meant for them anyway.

Why do we have this need to neatly package everything into sound bites, 5sec cue cards and punchlines? Wait, I think its because we don't have the patience to research anything ourselves anything, we rather be fed other peoples opinions and ideas. Like I said, sorry if I sound disgusted.

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Old October 3rd, 2011, 12:00 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It's a movie...

of course it is directed at a wide audience, that is how movies fulfill their primary make money. The fact that it is packaged or fluff or predictible is another story. I'd go see it.

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Old October 3rd, 2011, 12:18 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Old October 3rd, 2011, 01:03 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Doesn't look like it will win an Oscar, but might be good. Don't know if a movie about trading that is to realistic will be very entertaining.

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Old October 3rd, 2011, 01:14 PM   #7 (permalink)
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of course it is directed at a wide audience, that is how movies fulfill their primary make money. The fact that it is packaged or fluff or predictible is another story. I'd go see it.

No only that, they (Wall St) will tell you they really want to save the people. Remember the movie about the financial collapsed? How the bankers want to save the world.

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Old October 3rd, 2011, 01:15 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Is this the Bear Stearns story incognito?

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Old October 3rd, 2011, 01:26 PM   #9 (permalink)
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looks good with a powerful cast

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Looks interesting, and can't be worse than Wall Street 2.

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